Convolvulus pluricaulis is an herb found in India and Burma that is used in Ayurveda. The Ayurveda preparation shankapushpi is, according to most sources . Convolvulus pluricaulis is an indigenous plant commonly mentioned in Ayurveda , as a rasayana which is mainly advocated for use in mental stimulation and. Shankhapushpi (Convolvulus pluricaulis) is widely known among the common people and medical fraternity because of its effectiveness for brain, that’s why, it is.

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EEG Test in Hyderabad. The phytochemical structures present in C.

Top 10 Wonder Benefits of Shankhpushpi (Convolvulus pluricaulis)

The drug is used as antiepileptic. It is a type of morning glory that belongs to the Convolvulaceae plant family.

We declare that we have no conflict of interest. It is reported to reduce mental tension. Controller of Publications; Med Sci Monit ; All parts of the herb are known to possess therapeutic benefits. Pharmacological results have validated the use of this species in traditional medicine.


Each pose should be practiced for seconds in a set of 4. Preliminary microscopical characters of ethanolic extracts of C. The root also tends to contain fatty acids mostly palmitic, myristic, and linoleic acid. Purification therapies or Panchkarma: View All Health Tips.

Don’t follow any remedies without guideline of ayurvedic docttor. Table of Content Shankhpushpi Convolvulus Pluricaulis.

In the last few years, there has been an exponential growth in the field of herbal medicine, and these drugs are gaining popularity both in developing and developed countries because of their natural origin and less side effects [1]. In case of brain tonics, care must be taken to see that they are consumed in optimum amounts.

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Ethnomedicinal Studies of Patalkot and Tamiya distt. Chemical analysis showed that Shankhapushpi contains two types of principle elements and an alkaloid called Shankhapushpine and convolvuline. The physical analysis of C. Rakhit S, Basu NK.

One study shows convolvulus pluricaulis to have anti-ulcer effects due to augmentation of mucosal defensive factors like mucin secretion and glycoproteins. Text book of pharmacognosy. Therefore, to revalidate the Ayurvedic therapeutic claims of Shankhapushpi in light of contemporary experimental and clinical studies, this study was carried out. We pluricaupis a strict editorial process.


Acknowledgments The convolvjlus are thankful to the authorities of Bundelkhand University Jhansi for providing support to the study and other necessary facility like internet surfing, library and other technical support to write a review article.

Ayurveda uses herbal remedies to treat the symptoms, discards the toxins ama collected in the body and motivates and regenerates cells and tissues. Many previous studies have reported the traditional uses of C. Subscribe this journal to your library. Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles.

Indian J Exp Biol ; Anc Sci Life ;7: Estimation of scopoletin in leaf and leaf callus of Convolvulus microphyllus Sieb.